TechRadar Phone Awards 2011 officially unveiled

Get your votes in now for the latest phone awards

T3 Gadget Awards 2011 nominations now open too

Gadget blog TechRadar has officially announced the TechRadar Phone Awards 2011, with twelve mobile based phone categories covering everything from Best App of the Year to the coveted Best Phone of the Year.

Urging readers and tech fans to get involved, the Phone Awards will see six categories put directly to a panel of judges that features leading tech journalists from Gizmodo, the Telegraph, Sky News and MSN, with winners of a further six categories to be decided solely by you, the gadget loving public.

With votes able to be cast now via the TechRadar Phone Awards site, those looking to pitch in their two cents worth can also get involved via a dedicated Facebook page.

Speaking out on the upcoming ceremony TechRadar’s resident handset guru Gareth Beavis said: “The TechRadar Phone Awards 2011 is a great chance for the public and industry experts alike to have their say on the best phones, apps and innovations of the year.”

Not had enough of a say on what you think is the best tech around? Fret not, nominations for the T3 Gadget Awards are already open with 19 categories sitting in wait of your Longlist nominations. Head on over to the T3 Gadget Awards Nominations website now to tell us what products you think should be put in the running for the Gadget of the Year, App of the Year and Innovation of the Year titles.

Impatient as we are we don’t want to wait to find out so tell us now via the T3 Twitter and Facebook feeds, what is your phone of the year?